Science News: BCVS 2012: Wednesday

Updated:Jul 1,2013


Calcium and Microsignaling Domains in the Heart (7:45-9:40 a.m.)
bcvs12_pslides_hulot-17STIM1 in Local Calcium Regulation: A Critical Role in Cardiac Hypertrophy 
Jean-Sebastian Hulot, MD, PhD, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY
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Career Development Workshop /Luncheon (12:05-1:05 p.m.)
bcvs12_pslides_koch-4Finding a Post-Doc Position in the US, and How To Find a Mentor and Resources 
Walter J. Koch, PhD, FAHA, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA
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Outstanding Early Career Award Competition (1:05-1:50 p.m.)
bcvs12_pslides_ouchi-4Malignant Hyperthermia Mutation of RyR1 (Y522S) Increases Catecholamine-Induced Cardiac Arrhythmia Through Mitochondrial Injury 
Jin O-Uchi, Thomas Jefferson Univ, Philadelphia, PA
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bcvs12_pslides_yajima-10Mitochondrial Antiviral Signaling (MAVS) Protects Cardiomyocytes Under Oxidative Stress by Interfering with Bax-Mediated Cell Death 
Toshitaka Yajima, Univ of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA
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Cellular Reprogramming/induced Pluripotent Stem Cells (3:55-5:10 p.m.) 
bcvs12_pslides_mercola-4Chemical and Functional Genomics of Cardiomyocyte Differentiation from Progenitor Cells 
Mark Mercola, PhD, Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute, La Jolla, CA
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Keynote Lecture (5:10-6 p.m.) 
bcvs12_pslide_fusterThe Journey of the High-Risk Plaque
Valentin Fuster, MD, PhD, FAHA, Mount Sinai School
of Medicine, New York, NY
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